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Welcome to Jewett City ...

Jewett City is located in New London County<1>.

Time Zone: Jewett City lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Jewett City: (860)

The ZIP code for Jewett City: 06351<2>

Communities near Jewett City ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Jewett City.

  • Norwich [New London County]
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    • Norwich [New London County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Jewett City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,619 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwich<4>
  • Norwich [New London County]
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    • Norwich [New London County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Jewett City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,619 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwich have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Groton [New London County]
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    • Groton [New London County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Jewett City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,258 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Coventry [Kent County]
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    • Coventry [Kent County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Jewett City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,931 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coventry have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New London [New London County]
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      • New London [New London County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Jewett City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,870 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New London<4>
    • Mansfield [Tolland County]
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      • Mansfield [Tolland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Jewett City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,417 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<4>
    • Windham [Windham County]
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      • Windham [Windham County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Jewett City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,463 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windham have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Westerly [Washington County]
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      • Westerly [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Jewett City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,328 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westerly have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Waterford [New London County]
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      • Waterford [New London County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Jewett City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,865 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stonington [New London County]
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      • Stonington [New London County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Jewett City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,566 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jewett City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jewett City.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jewett City. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Jewett City.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jewett City. See our Newspapers Page for Jewett City.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jewett City ...

Looking for more information about Jewett City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Jewett City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jewett City.

Adding Jewett City to Our Gazetteer ...

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Jewett City was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Jewett City in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Jewett City on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Jewett City

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The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Connecticut's counties, including New London, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Jewett City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Jewett City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jewett City) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Jewett City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jewett CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jewett City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6068, Longitude: -71.9813    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

 

 

 

 

 


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